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FOX News
5 villagers die in clash with police at Myanmar jade mine YANGON, Myanmar – Police in northern Myanmar opened fire on hundreds of villa
FOX News / Posted 5 hours ago
YANGON, Myanmar – Police in northern Myanmar opened fire on hundreds of villagers who tried to enter a jade mine area, killing at least five and injuring 20 others, state media said. Five... Read more
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FOX News
5 villagers die in clash with police at Myanmar jade mineYANGON, Myanmar – Police in northern Myanmar opened fire on hundreds of village
FOX News / Posted 5 hours ago
YANGON, Myanmar – Police in northern Myanmar opened fire on hundreds of villagers who tried to enter a jade mine area, killing at least five and injuring 20 others, state media said. Five policemen were also reportedly hurt. The official Myanmar... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Rohingya crisis: Another Oxford rebuff to Aung San Suu Kyigroup to strip her of an honour bestowed on her years ago for her alleged defen
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 hours ago
group to strip her of an honour bestowed on her years ago for her alleged defence of the handling of the Rohingya issue by Yangon authorities. Students of St Hugh’s College have voted to remove her name from its junior common room because her... Read more
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The Hindu
Oxford college drops Suu Kyi from common room nameagainst reports of the Myanmar Army’s repression of the Rohingyas. Ms. Suu Kyi
The Hindu / Posted 7 hours ago
against reports of the Myanmar Army’s repression of the Rohingyas. Ms. Suu Kyi, who spent years under house arrest in Yangon (Rangoon) as a campaigner for democracy while Myanmar was ruled by a military dictatorship, had been widely respected... Read more
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ABC News
This Week in Pictureselections. Yasu Yoshi Chibayasu/AFP/Getty Images Firefighters work at the sce
ABC News / Posted 8 hours ago
elections. Yasu Yoshi Chibayasu/AFP/Getty Images Firefighters work at the scene of a fire at Kandawgyi Palace hotel in Yangon, Myanmar, Oct. 19, 2017.

One person died in a pre-dawn blaze that tore through a hotel popular with foreign... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Torres eyes to follow up on stellar ONE debutamount of effort in training. I want to keep on winning." Torres will be takin
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 hours ago
amount of effort in training. I want to keep on winning." Torres will be taking on Dea on the "Hero's Dream" card in Yangon this November 3. And while the latter has no experience in an MMA cage yet, her repertoire of accolades makes up for... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Picture editor Nicholas Eagar’s photos of the weekKisumu, on October 17, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / YASUYOSHI CHIBA A firefighter extin
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 hours ago
Kisumu, on October 17, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / YASUYOSHI CHIBA A firefighter extinguishes a fire at Kandawgyi Palace hotel in Yangon early on October 19, 2017. One person died in a pre-dawn blaze on October 19 that tore through a teakwood hotel in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
5 dead after Myanmar police clash with jade scavengersYANGON: Five people were killed after Myanmar police opened fire on an armed mo
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 hours ago
YANGON: Five people were killed after Myanmar police opened fire on an armed mob that tried to enter a jade mine in the far north, state media reported Friday (Oct 20), the latest deadly incident in a murky multi-billion-dollar industry. The... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Myanmar hotel gutted by fire, one deadA Japanese man has died in a fire that engulfed a luxury hotel in Myanmar's com
The Courier Mail / Posted 19 hours ago
A Japanese man has died in a fire that engulfed a luxury hotel in Myanmar's commercial capital of Yangon, burning the historic teak-wood building almost to the ground. The blaze at the lakeside Kandawgyi Palace Hotel broke out early on Thursday... Read more
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News.com.au
Myanmar hotel gutted by fire, one deadA Japanese man has died in a fire that engulfed a luxury hotel in Myanmar's com
News.com.au / Posted 20 hours ago
A Japanese man has died in a fire that engulfed a luxury hotel in Myanmar's commercial capital of Yangon, burning the historic teak-wood building almost to the ground. The blaze at the lakeside Kandawgyi Palace Hotel broke out early on Thursday... Read more
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BBC News
Fire rages through Myanmar hotelReporters Have Your Say Media playback is unsupported on your device A huge
BBC News / Posted yesterday
Reporters Have Your Say Media playback is unsupported on your device A huge fire has gutted an iconic hotel in Yangon, Myanmar. One person died in the blaze and two were injured. Hundreds of firefighters worked for hours through the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
One tourist dead and two injured as massive fire rips through iconic hotelresident David Powers was with his wife and four-year-old daughter when the fi
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
resident David Powers was with his wife and four-year-old daughter when the fire broke out. He told Coconuts Yangon he grabbed a phone, wallet and passport, before scooping his child up and headed out. "We followed the path down, and... Read more
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International Business Times
ONE Championship braced for 'biggest month in history' with three major events in November in three different countries in November. The first show of the month, Hero's
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
in three different countries in November. The first show of the month, Hero's Dream, will take place on 3 November in Yangon, Myanmar as hometown hero and ONE middleweight champion Aung La N Sang takes on Muay Thai heavyweight world champion... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Fahrenheitof sun, mild;63;48;SE;4;81%;32%;1 Wellington, New Zealand;Partly sunny;58;52;M
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
of sun, mild;63;48;SE;4;81%;32%;1 Wellington, New Zealand;Partly sunny;58;52;Mostly sunny;64;53;N;7;77%;5%;7 Yangon, Myanmar;Rain and a t-storm;83;76;Showers and t-storms;87;76;SW;6;82%;77%;3 Yerevan, Armenia;Mostly... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Celsiusof sun, mild;17;9;SE;6;81%;32%;1 Wellington, New Zealand;Partly sunny;14;11;Mo
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
of sun, mild;17;9;SE;6;81%;32%;1 Wellington, New Zealand;Partly sunny;14;11;Mostly sunny;18;12;N;11;77%;5%;7 Yangon, Myanmar;Rain and a t-storm;29;24;Showers and t-storms;31;24;SW;10;82%;77%;3 Yerevan, Armenia;Mostly... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Soriano raves about better training camp in preparation for ONE returnI have to win first. This is the first step,” he stated. The two fighters will
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
I have to win first. This is the first step,” he stated. The two fighters will face off in the Thuwana Indoor Stadium in Yangon, Myanmar. Sportshub ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 The 3-3 Soriano, despite the long break, wants... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Fil-Aussie kickboxing champ to see action in the world’s biggest bare-knuckle tiltand headbutts. It is regarded as the purest form of striking martial arts in th
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
and headbutts. It is regarded as the purest form of striking martial arts in the world. His opponent for this fight in Yangon, Myanmar will be local no. 1 fighter in lethwei, Too Too. A decorated striker, Too Too has never lost when competing... Read more
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BBC News
Massive fire guts iconic Myanmar hotelMyanmar fire guts iconic Yangon hotel Kandawgyi Palace - BBC News Accessibilit
BBC News / Posted yesterday
Myanmar fire guts iconic Yangon hotel Kandawgyi Palace - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Family & Education Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Reality Check Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Myanmar fire guts iconic... Read more
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International Business Times
Photos: Fire destroys landmark teakwood Kandawgyi Palace Hotel in Yangon, Myanmar A massive fire destroyed a popular luxury teakwood hotel in Yangon, sending dar
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
A massive fire destroyed a popular luxury teakwood hotel in Yangon, sending dark smoke billowing over Myanmar's largest city and triggering an hours-long battle to put out the flames. The spectacular blaze raced through the traditional Burmese-style... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fire destroys landmark hotel in Myanmar's largest city, kills oneYANGON: One person was killed on Thursday in a massive fire that destroyed one
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
YANGON: One person was killed on Thursday in a massive fire that destroyed one of Yangon's best-known hotels, sending dark smoke billowing over the centre of Myanmar's largest city and triggering an hours-long battle to put out the flames. It was... Read more
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EuroNews
Fire guts luxury hotel in YangonA huge fire has ripped through a luxury hotel in Myanmar’s biggest city of Yang
EuroNews / Posted yesterday
A huge fire has ripped through a luxury hotel in Myanmar’s biggest city of Yangon. The blaze broke out at the Kandawgyi Palace Hotel, a lakeside hotel popular with foreigners and a landmark in the city, at around 3 am local time on Thursday. The... Read more
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The Manila Times
Blaze guts historic teak wood Yangon hotelYANGON: One person died when a fire tore through a luxury teak wood hotel in M
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
YANGON: One person died when a fire tore through a luxury teak wood hotel in Myanmar’s main city Yangon on Thursday, destroying the iconic resort which is popular with foreign visitors. Hundreds of firefighters tried to quell the blaze, which broke... Read more
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Reuters
Fire destroys landmark hotel in Myanmar's largest city, kills oneYANGON (Reuters) - One person was killed on Thursday in a massive fire that des
Reuters / Posted yesterday
YANGON (Reuters) - One person was killed on Thursday in a massive fire that destroyed one of Yangon’s best-known hotels, sending dark smoke billowing over the center of Myanmar’s largest city and triggering an hours-long battle to put out the... Read more
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Swissinfo
Fire destroys landmark hotel in Myanmar's largest city, kills oneYANGON (Reuters) - One person was killed on Thursday in a massive fire that des
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
YANGON (Reuters) - One person was killed on Thursday in a massive fire that destroyed one of Yangon's best-known hotels, sending dark smoke billowing over the centre of Myanmar's largest city and triggering an hours-long battle to put out the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fire destroys landmark hotel in Myanmar's largest cityYANGON: One person was injured in a massive fire that destroyed one of Yangon's
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
YANGON: One person was injured in a massive fire that destroyed one of Yangon's best-known hotels on Thursday, sending clouds of dark smoke billowing over the centre of Myanmar's largest city and triggering an hours-long battle to put out the... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Fire rips through luxury Myanmar hotel, 1 body recoveredcarrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted yesterday
carrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi Palace Hotel Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, in Yangon, Myanmar. A fire has nearly destroyed the luxury teakwood hotel popular with foreigners in Myanmar's biggest city of... Read more
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EuroNews
Fire destroys landmark hotel in Myanmar's largest cityYANGON (Reuters) – One person was injured in a massive fire that destroyed one
EuroNews / Posted yesterday
YANGON (Reuters) – One person was injured in a massive fire that destroyed one of Yangon’s best-known hotels on Thursday, sending clouds of dark smoke billowing over the centre of Myanmar’s largest city and triggering an hours-long battle to put out... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Fire rips through luxury Myanmar hotel, 1 body recoveredcarrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted yesterday
carrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi Palace Hotel Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, in Yangon, Myanmar. A fire has nearly destroyed the luxury teakwood hotel popular with foreigners in Myanmar's biggest city of... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Fire rips through luxury Myanmar hotel, 1 body recoveredcarrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi
Santa Maria Times / Posted yesterday
carrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi Palace Hotel Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, in Yangon, Myanmar. A fire has nearly destroyed the luxury teakwood hotel popular with foreigners in Myanmar's biggest city of... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Fire rips through luxury Myanmar hotel, 1 body recoveredcarrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi
Sioux City Journal / Posted yesterday
carrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi Palace Hotel Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, in Yangon, Myanmar. A fire has nearly destroyed the luxury teakwood hotel popular with foreigners in Myanmar's biggest city of... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Fire rips through luxury Myanmar hotel, 1 body recoveredcarrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi
Rapid City Journal / Posted yesterday
carrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi Palace Hotel Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, in Yangon, Myanmar. A fire has nearly destroyed the luxury teakwood hotel popular with foreigners in Myanmar's biggest city of... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Fire Destroys Luxury Yangon Hotel. Credit – Twitter/@davidpowersIII via StoryfulTourists fled from the luxury Kandawgyi Palace Hotel in Yangon, Myanmar, after
Geelong Advertiser / Posted yesterday
Tourists fled from the luxury Kandawgyi Palace Hotel in Yangon, Myanmar, after a fire broke out in the early hours of, Thursday, October 19. This dramatic video, filmed by an American hotel guest holidaying with his Thai wife and their daughter,... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Fire rips through luxury Myanmar hotel, 1 body recoveredcarrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted yesterday
carrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi Palace Hotel Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, in Yangon, Myanmar. A fire has nearly destroyed the luxury teakwood hotel popular with foreigners in Myanmar's biggest city of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Fire rips through luxury Myanmar hotel, 1 body recoveredA fire gutted a luxury teakwood hotel popular with foreigners in Myanmar’s bigg
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
A fire gutted a luxury teakwood hotel popular with foreigners in Myanmar’s biggest city of Yangon on Thursday morning, causing one death. A body bag was carried out of the Kandawgyi Palace Hotel on Thursday morning and firefighters said the victim... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Fire rips through luxury Myanmar hotel, 1 body recoveredcarrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted yesterday
carrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi Palace Hotel Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, in Yangon, Myanmar. A fire has nearly destroyed the luxury teakwood hotel popular with foreigners in Myanmar's biggest city of... Read more
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Reuters
Fire destroys landmark hotel in Myanmar's largest cityYANGON (Reuters) - One person was injured in a massive fire that destroyed one
Reuters / Posted yesterday
YANGON (Reuters) - One person was injured in a massive fire that destroyed one of Yangon’s best-known hotels on Thursday, sending clouds of dark smoke billowing over the center of Myanmar’s largest city and triggering an hours-long battle to put out... Read more
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Inquirier.net
1 killed as blaze guts historic teak wood Yangon hotelA firefighter tried to extinguish a fire at Kandawgyi Palace Hotel in Yangon on
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
A firefighter tried to extinguish a fire at Kandawgyi Palace Hotel in Yangon on October 19, 2017. One person was killed as the pre-dawn blaze engulfed and gutted the teakwood hotel. (AFP PHOTO / YE AUNG THU) One person was killed as fire razed on... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Fire rips through luxury Myanmar hotel, 1 body recoveredcarrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi
The Chippewa Herald / Posted yesterday
carrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi Palace Hotel Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, in Yangon, Myanmar. A fire has nearly destroyed the luxury teakwood hotel popular with foreigners in Myanmar's biggest city of... Read more
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Perth Now
Fire rips through luxury Myanmar hotelA fire has gutted a luxury teakwood hotel popular with foreigners in Myanmar's
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
A fire has gutted a luxury teakwood hotel popular with foreigners in Myanmar's biggest city of Yangon , causing one death. A body bag was carried out of the Kandawgyi Palace Hotel on Thursday morning and firefighters said the victim was male. It is... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Fire rips through luxury Myanmar hotel, 1 body recoveredcarrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi
Fremont Tribune / Posted yesterday
carrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi Palace Hotel Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, in Yangon, Myanmar. A fire has nearly destroyed the luxury teakwood hotel popular with foreigners in Myanmar's biggest city of... Read more
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Missoulian
Fire rips through luxury Myanmar hotel, 1 body recoveredcarrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi
Missoulian / Posted yesterday
carrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi Palace Hotel Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, in Yangon, Myanmar. A fire has nearly destroyed the luxury teakwood hotel popular with foreigners in Myanmar's biggest city of... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Fire rips through luxury Myanmar hotel, 1 body recoveredYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A fire gutted a luxury teakwood hotel popular with forei
The Register Citizen / Posted yesterday
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A fire gutted a luxury teakwood hotel popular with foreigners in Myanmar's biggest city of Yangon on Thursday morning, causing one death. A body bag was carried out of the Kandawgyi Palace Hotel on Thursday morning and... Read more
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The World
Fire rips through luxury Myanmar hotel, 1 body recoveredcarrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi
The World / Posted yesterday
carrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi Palace Hotel Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, in Yangon, Myanmar. A fire has nearly destroyed the luxury teakwood hotel popular with foreigners in Myanmar's biggest city of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fire destroys five-star hotel in Yangon; 1 deadYANGON: One man has died and two were injured after a huge fire broke out at a
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
YANGON: One man has died and two were injured after a huge fire broke out at a luxury lakeside hotel in Yangon on Thursday (Oct 19) morning. The fire, which started at around 3am, raced through the popular Kandawgyi Palace Hotel and destroyed the... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Fire rips through luxury Myanmar hotel, 1 body recoveredcarrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi
The Times and Democrat / Posted yesterday
carrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi Palace Hotel Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, in Yangon, Myanmar. A fire has nearly destroyed the luxury teakwood hotel popular with foreigners in Myanmar's biggest city of... Read more
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The Sentinel
Fire rips through luxury Myanmar hotel, 1 body recoveredcarrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi
The Sentinel / Posted yesterday
carrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi Palace Hotel Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, in Yangon, Myanmar. A fire has nearly destroyed the luxury teakwood hotel popular with foreigners in Myanmar's biggest city of... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Fire rips through luxury Myanmar hotel, 1 body recoveredcarrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted yesterday
carrying stuffs walk through a burnt building caused by a fire at the Kandawgyi Palace Hotel Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, in Yangon, Myanmar. A fire has nearly destroyed the luxury teakwood hotel popular with foreigners in Myanmar's biggest city of... Read more
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Daily Herald
Fire rips through luxury Myanmar hotel, 1 body recoveredA firefighter walks at a burnt building following a fire at the Kandawgyi Palac
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
A firefighter walks at a burnt building following a fire at the Kandawgyi Palace Hotel Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, in Yangon, Myanmar. A fire has nearly destroyed the luxury teakwood hotel popular with foreigners in Myanmar's biggest city of... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Fire rips through luxury Myanmar hotel, 1 body recoveredYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A fire gutted a luxury teakwood hotel popular with forei
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A fire gutted a luxury teakwood hotel popular with foreigners in Myanmar's biggest city of Yangon on Thursday morning, causing one death. A body bag was carried out of the Kandawgyi Palace Hotel on Thursday morning and... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Fire rips through luxury Myanmar hotel, 1 body recoveredYANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A fire gutted a luxury teakwood hotel popular with forei
The Middletown Press / Posted yesterday
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A fire gutted a luxury teakwood hotel popular with foreigners in Myanmar's biggest city of Yangon on Thursday morning, causing one death. A body bag was carried out of the Kandawgyi Palace Hotel on Thursday morning and... Read more
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